Michaela Paštiková

Michaela Paštiková (born 27 March 1980) is a retired professional tennis player from the Czech Republic.

Michaela Paštiková
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidencePrague, Czech Republic
Born (1980-03-27) 27 March 1980 (age 40)
Šumperk, Czechoslovakia
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro1996
Retired2014
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$543,500
Singles
Career record351–297
Career titles0 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest ranking89 (31 January 2005)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2005)
French Open1R (2005)
Wimbledon2R (2005)
US Open2R (2005)
Doubles
Career record288–206
Career titles1 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest ranking35 (25 July 2005)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (2005)
French Open2R (2005)
Wimbledon2R (2005)
US Open2R (2005)
Team competitions
Fed Cup/Billie Jean King Cup0–2

On 31 January 2005, Paštiková achieved her career-high singles ranking of world number 89. On 25 July 2005, she peaked at number 35 of the WTA doubles rankings.

Her father introduced her to the game at age three and she was coached by Jiri Fencl. Paštiková preferred playing on clay surfaces. Father, Vladimir, is a teacher and tennis coach, mother, Zdena, is a nurse; Michaela has a younger sister named Marketa.

Paštiková retired from professional tennis 2014.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 4 (1 title, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0/0)
Tier I (0/0)
Tier II (0/0)
Tier III (0/1)
Tier IV & V (1/2)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. 12 July 1998 Prague, Czech Republic Clay   Květa Peschke   Silvia Farina Elia
  Karina Habšudová
6–2, 1–6, 1–6
Win 1. 26 April 1999 Bol, Croatia Clay   Jelena Kostanić Tošić   Meghann Shaughnessy
  Andreea Vanc
7–5, 6–7(1–7), 6–2
Loss 2. 10 January 2005 Canberra, Australia Hard   Gabriela Chmelinová   Tathiana Garbin
  Tina Križan
5–7, 6–1, 4–6
Loss 3. 11 July 2005 Modena, Italy Clay   Gabriela Chmelinová   Yuliya Beygelzimer
  Mervana Jugić-Salkić
2–6, 0–6

ITF circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles (8–5)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 15 September 1996 Zadar, Croatia Clay   Magdalena Zděnovcová 4–6, 6–3, 6–3
Winner 2. 29 June 1997 Plzeň, Czech Republic Clay   Kateřina Šišková 6–2, 6–7, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 8 December 1997 Ostrava, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Katarína Studeníková 3–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 31 May 1998 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 7 June 1999 Galatina, Italy Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez 1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 25 September 2000 Verona, Italy Clay   Alena Vašková 3–6, 0–6
Winner 4. 2 February 2003 Rockford, United States Hard (i)   Petra Rampre 6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 5. 23 February 2003 Columbus, United States Hard (i)   Teryn Ashley 3–6, 7–5, 7–5
Winner 6. 16 March 2003 Kaunas, Lithuania Carpet (i)   Magdalena Zděnovcová 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 16 June 2003 Gorizia, Italy Clay   Catalina Castaño 6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 25 July 2004 Innsbruck, Austria Clay   Kirsten Flipkens 2–6, 3–6
Winner 7. 21 November 2004 Prague, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Sandra Klösel 6–3, 6–2
Winner 8. 30 September 2007 Podgorica, Montenegro Clay   Martina Suchá 5–7, 7–5, 7–6

Doubles (19–26)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 23 June 1996 Staré Splavy, Czech Republic Clay   Nikola Hübnerová   Ľudmila Cervanová
  Michaela Hasanová
7–6(7), 6–7(1), 5–7
Runner-up 2. 12 August 1996 Lohmar, Germany Clay   Jitka Schönfeldová   Jana Pospíšilová
  Alena Vašková
7–6(1), 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 8 December 1997 Vítkovice, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Libuše Průšová   Magdalena Kučerová
  Gabriela Kučerová
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 19 January 1998 Bastad, Sweden Hard (i)   Gabriela Chmelinová   Charlotte Aagaard
  Maiken Pape
6–7(5), 3–6
Runner-up 5. 12 April 1998 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay   Blanka Kumbárová   Helena Vildová
  Eva Melicharová
7–5, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 3 May 1998 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Olga Vymetálková   Teodora Nedeva
  Desislava Topalova
7–5, 7–6(5)
Winner 7. 6 September 1998 Spoleto, Italy Clay   Jelena Kostanić Tošić   Hiroko Mochizuki
  Ryoko Takemura
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 8. 27 September 1999 Porto, Portugal Clay   Alicia Ortuño   Lourdes Domínguez Lino
  María José Martínez Sánchez
6–3, 2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 9. 1 November 1999 Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Jasmin Wöhr   Julie Pullin
  Lorna Woodroffe
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 10. 27 Narch 2000 Quartu Sant'Elena, Italy Clay   Helena Vildová   Svetlana Krivencheva
  Antoaneta Pandjerova
5–7, 6–7(7)
Runner-up 11. 3 April 2000 Cagliari, Italy Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Lourdes Domínguez Lino
  Alicia Ortuño
5–7, 6–3, 3–6
Winner 12. 23 April 2000 Prostějov, Czech Republic Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Helena Vildová
  Magdalena Zděnovcová
3–6, 6–1, 7–6(10)
Winner 13. 30 September 2001 Verona, Italy Clay   Maret Ani   Lourdes Domínguez Lino
  Conchita Martínez Granados
6–7(4), 6–4, 7–6(5)
Runner-up 14. 5 February 2002 Midland, United States Hard (i)   Maria Geznenge   Janet Lee
  Elena Tatarkova
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 15. 20 October 2002 Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard (i)   Jasmin Wöhr   Valeria Bondarenko
  Alona Bondarenko
6–7(4), 6–4, 3–6
Runner-up 16. 2 February 2003 Rockford, United States Hard   Valentina Sassi   Debby Haak
  Seda Noorlander
5–7, 4–6
Winner 17. 7 April 2003 Dinan, France Clay (i)   Gabriela Chmelinová   Gulnara Fattakhetdinova
  Galina Fokina
1–6, 6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 18. 8 December 2003 Ostrava, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Iveta Benešová   Libuše Průšová
  Barbora Strýcová
2–6, 4–6
Winner 19. 15 December 2003 Valašské Meziříčí, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Iveta Benešová   Maret Ani
  Libuše Průšová
w/o
Winner 20. 26 July 2004 Modena, Italy Clay   Gabriela Chmelinová   Lubomira Bacheva
  Eva Birnerová
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 21. 13 September 2004 Denain, France Clay   Lubomira Bacheva   Yuliana Fedak
  Anna-Lena Grönefeld
6–1, 1–6, 2–6
Winner 22. 15 November 2004 Prague, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Gabriela Chmelinová   Lucie Hradecká
  Sandra Kleinová
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 23. 23 November 2004 Poitiers, France Hard (i)   Gabriela Chmelinová   Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro
  Selima Sfar
5–7, 4–6
Winner 24. 28 June 2005 Fano, Italy Clay   Gabriela Chmelinová   Stefanie Haidner
  Valentina Sulpizio
6–2, 6–0
Runner-up 25. 31 January 2006 Rockford, United States Hard   Abigail Spears   Maria Fernanda Alves
  María Emilia Salerni
6–0, 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 26. 24 February 2006 St. Paul, United States Hard (i)   Eva Hrdinová   Julie Ditty
  Milagros Sequera
6–4, 6–7(5), 2–6
Winner 27. 12 June 2006 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Hana Šromová   Olga Vymetálková
  Lucie Hradecká
w/o
Runner-up 28. 15 August 2006 Bronx, United States Hard   Lucie Hradecká   Julie Ditty
  Natalie Grandin
1–6, 6–7(2–7)
Runner-up 29. 26 September 2006 Biella, Italy Hard   Lucie Hradecká   Barbora Strýcová
  Renata Voráčová
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 30. 23 October 2006 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i)   Lucie Hradecká   Alicja Rosolska
  Klaudia Jans
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 31. 3 April 2007 Pelham, United States Clay   Hana Šromová   Carly Gullickson
  Nicole Kriz
2–6, 6–2, 0–6
Winner 32. 14 April 2007 Jackson, United States Clay   Eva Hrdinová   Junri Namigata
  Yurika Sema
7–6(5), 7–6(3)
Runner-up 33. 11 June 2007 Zlín, Czech Republic Hard   Hana Šromová   Lucie Hradecká
  Renata Voráčová
2–6, 6–2, 4–6
Winner 34. 6 August 2007 Hechingen, Germany Clay   Kathrin Wörle-Scheller   Darija Jurak
  Sandra Martinović
6–4, 6–4
Winner 35. 21 August 2007 Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Darija Jurak   Ana Jovanović
  Laura Siegemund
1–6, 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 36. 3 December 2007 Přerov, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Gabriela Chmelinová   Veronika Chvojková
  Kateřina Vaňková
6–3, 4–6 [10–12]
Winner 37. 6 April 2008 Pelham, United States Clay   Ahsha Rolle   Lee Ye-ra
  Remi Tezuka
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 38. 13 April 2008 Jackson, United States Clay   Christina Fusano   Soledad Esperón
  María Irigoyen
6–1, 3–6 [6–10]
Winner 39. 20 April 2008 Palm Beach Gardens, United States Clay   Maria Fernanda Alves   Ekaterina Afinogenova
  Lauren Albanese
3–6, 6–3, [10–5]
Winner 40. 27 April 2008 Dothan, United States Clay   Tetiana Luzhanska   Maria Fernanda Alves
  Stéphanie Dubois
6–1, 6–3
Winner 41. 23 February 2009 Clearwater, United States Hard   Lucie Hradecká   Maria Elena Camerin
  Yanina Wickmayer
walkover
Winner 42. 13 June 2009 Szczecin, Poland Clay   Lenka Tvarošková   Christina McHale
  Asia Muhammad
6–2, 7–5
Runner-up 43. 13 July 2009 Darmstadt, Germany Clay   Anastasia Meglinskaya   Korina Perkovic
  Valentina Stephan
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 44. 11 August 2009 Trnava, Slovak Republic Clay   Darina Šeděnková   Sandra Klemenschits
  Vladimíra Uhlířová
4–6, 2–6
Winner 45 2 November 2009 Nantes, France Hard (i)   Lucie Hradecká   Vladimíra Uhlířová
  Renata Voráčová
6–4, 6–4

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